Connelly Akstens

I am currently a mentor, serving students remotely. Most terms, I teach online courses in Shakespeare, the Renaissance and the Enlightenment. I also supervise idependent studies in Documentarty Film, 20th Century Design in Cultural Context, American Roots Music, Gender and Power in American Film, History of American Comic Art, Literature and Culture of the Jazz Age, Identity, Self and Gender and Topics in British Literature to 1798. I also mentor my advisees in Educational Planning.


  • Ph.D. in English Literature from University of Pennsylvania